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Jan 14, 2013 3:00am PST
republicans are from hurricane regions. one from mississippi called for more help just last year for katrina relief. but opposed sandy relief, making him a target for skewering. >> many of my constituents in mississippi are still dealing with the effects of hurricane katrina. >> it's someone else's constituents in new york. instead of seven years later, it's two months later. >> reporter: that kind of talk sets off new jersey's governor chris christie. >> we sent the mayor to do the work for us. not to sit down there and play with each other. >> reporter: but republicans want specifics. we asked christie's office three times to explain their request. nearly $5 billion for housing. is that temporary housing, rebuilding homes or loans? and $700 million for what is called individual assistance. is that food, rent, actual payments or loans? christie's office has not answered any of those questions. the bill will be debated on tuesday and we expect a vote on wednesday. david kerley, abc news, the white house. >> wow. interesting stat here. gop house members last week filed 45 amendments to the un
Jan 28, 2013 2:30am EST
. >>> shipping traffic along a stretch of the mississippi river is closed this morning after a serious barge accident. it was hauling 80,000 gallons of oil when it struck a railroad bridge near vicksburg, mississippi yesterday. it's unclear how much fuel was spilled but oil was spotted three miles downstream. booms are being used to absorb and contain the oil. >>> a streak of light across the sky in turkey is what a near-disaster looked like from the ground. 114 people were on board a turkish airline flight last week when one of the plane's engines caught fire after being struck by lightning. making it worse is it happened while the plane was flying through severe turbulence. the pilot landed shortly after. thankfully, no one was injured. >> tense moments. >>> travel in the nation's midsection is expected to get back to normal after the area was hit by an ice storm. but that storm is now moving east. as abc's ginger zee reports, it's the beginning of another week of weather. >> reporter: parts of the midwest are slipping and sliding from the treacherous roads in minnesota to difficult stops
Jan 3, 2013 2:35am EST
in 1858 in mississippi. >> reporter: leonardo plays the despicable calvin kanldee. a plantation owner and all around bad guy who uses the n world repeatedly. >> the first day onset was incredibly difficult for me. >> it's supposed to be tough. you're not supposed to feel like that's normal in 2012, 2013. >> reporter: and then there's the violence. does the director think the violence he putsen to the screen makes real violence more likely? >> it's nothing new. in shakespeare's time he was blamed all the time for the anarchy in the streets. who you blame, blame the playmakers because it's easy to blame them. >> wow. controversial film. it's going to do very well, could be his best selling film ever. he has quite a record. >> number two at the box office, but they say this could be the most violent yet. >> quinten, you know what you're getting with quinten, that's for sure. we'll be back with more after this. ♪ >>> we're watching up. it's been a week. finally this half hour, you know as you watch it all, she is my girl, who else, but kim kardashian. >> and halle barry. >> kim now is w
Jan 16, 2013 1:40am PST
a frontal boundary stalled out from the mid-atlantic through the lower mississippi valley. wide range of temperatures here ahead of it. temperatures this morning in the 50s, near 60s, but 20s back on into the plains. that cold air remains at the surface. warm air aloft. that continues to keep freezing rain in place across especially eastern kentucky here. ice storm warnings ongoing. many spots have already seen a half inch of ice accumulating on power lines, on trees. that could leave some power outages and certainly slick spots on the roadways. take your time as you head out and about this morning. this while we're dealing with snow from pennsylvania up through new england. many spots 1 to 3 inches of accumulation. back to you. >> thanks, jim. >>> and 79 days after hurricane sandy slammed the northeast, lawmakers in the house have approved about $50 billion of additional relief for the region. the vote 241-180 passed mostly behind democratic support. on storm ravaged staten island, homes that cannot be salvaged are coming down. >> just so many great memories. we all grew up in this h
Jan 17, 2013 1:40am PST
. jackson, mississippi, could wake up to 4 inches of snow. as a major storm hits there. in the southeast, rain from tallahassee to columbia, south carolina. heavy fog in seattle and salt lake. >> i think they were 4-12. we're going to continue to talk about that to rub salt into the wounds of one of our producers. suzanne, who is a big philadelphia fan. temperatures in the southwest have bounced back. phoenix in the upper 60s. dallas, 55. a few degrees warmer than usual. and in the northeast, with boston at 40. >>> there's a saying in the tv industry that basically says if the shot didn't go in, we wouldn't show it to you. in that spirit, we offer this. check this out. >> okay, yes. you see. it's a full-court shot. the kid's name is udi lane. how about that? hey, udi! one more time. >> way to go, udi. >> he's at clearlake high school in california. >> check this out. >> at the end of the third quarter. >> he's like three feet from the baseline and a banker. >> banked right in and his team went on to win the game by a point. not bad. >> by a point. >> and that's actually phenomenal camera
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